Drama, Dreams, Music and plenty of performances are all feature in the movie, Burlesque. The genre of this movie is a combination of musical, drama and a little bit of romance as well. This film was directed by Steven Antin, and, in addition, it was produced by Donald DeLine. The movie's scenes, its dialogue and songs were written by Susannah Grant, and the screenplay was done by Steven Antin and Diablo Cody. The film includes many wonderful actors including two well-known singers and several talented individuals including: Christina Aguilera, Cher, Alan Cumming, Julianne Hough, Kristen Bell, Stanley Tucci, Christopher Beck and Peter Gallaagher.
This film features several fantastic performances by two well-known singers; Christina Aguilera and Cher. The sheer talent of these two singers is what brought this film to life. Also, the movie has an interesting plot about a small town girl who has big dreams.
The plot of the film is about a young, beautiful and talented girl called Ali Rose who works as a bartender . Ali has always known that she has amazing talent, but she was forced to work at a local bar in order to get by. Ali's boss is a sheer nightmare, and he refuses to pay Ali for her work at the bar and, as a result, Ali had enough and she quit. But before she left the bar, Ali performed a song and got a standing ovation from the crowd. Ali discovered that she wanted to be a performer, and see her name up in lights.
To make her dreams come true, Ali packed her bags and headed for California with the hopes of a new life. Once she arrived in California, Ali auditioned for several different roles in different places. But at first, things didn't go well for her, and every audition that she tried out for ended in failure.
One night, Ali decided that she needed fresh air and took a walk. On her walk, she heard beautiful music coming from inside of a local building. Curiously, she entered inside the building, and discovered that this building was a burlesque club.
Inside the club, she meets a sweet guy called jack. Ali told Jack that she wanted to perform and he referred her to a woman called Georgia. Through the rest of the film, viewers are kept wondering whether Ali will make her dream come true, or if it will end in total disaster.
- Cher, Christina Aguilera, Cam Gigandet, Stanley Tucci, Kristen Bell
- Sony Pictures/Screen Gems
- Steve Antin